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Oceana County Economic Profile

Population (2017) 25,968
5 Year % Population Growth (2012-2017) -1%
20-34 Yr Old Population (2017) 4,091
Median Age (2016) 43
Households (2016) 15,945
Civilian Labor Force (2017) 12,101
Jobs (2017) 8,088

Top 10 Industries by Total Jobs (2017)

Industry Jobs Percentage
Manufacturing 479 27%
Government 444 25%
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting 210 12%
Accommodation & Food Services 167 9%
Retail Trade 128 7%
Construction 117 6%
Wholesale Trade 94 5%
Health Care & Social Assistance 63 3%
Other Services (except Public Admin.) 57 3%
Transportation & Warehousing 45 2%

Top 10 Occupations (2017)

Industry Jobs Median Hourly Earnings
Production 1186 $15.16
Office and Admin. Support 1007 $16.52
Transportation & Material Moving 708 $14.57
Management 685 $23.26
Sales and Related 651 $17.34
Food Prep & Serving Related 639 $10.69
Farming, Fishing & Forestry 540 $12.17
Construction and Extraction 419 $16.31
Installation, Maintenance & Repair 398 $19.36
Education, Training & Library 377 $21.09

Educational Attainment (2017)

Income

Avg. Household Income (2015) $53,300
Median Household Income (2015) $42,000
Per Capita Income (2015) $20,800
Average Earnings (2016) $41,172

Data Source

Data source: Economic Modeling Specialists International (EMSI) / www.economicmodeling.com.

Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; 2016 American Community Survey / http://factfinder.census.gov